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Tuition & Fees

$34,956

$34,956

not including room and board

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Test Scores

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Private (nonprofit)

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Codes

SAT 2797
ACT 3682

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School Facts

Saint Francis University of Pennsylvania, founded in 1847, is a church-affiliated college of liberal arts and sciences. Its 600-acre campus is located in Loretto, 90 miles east of Pittsburgh.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Established in 1847
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  AOTA (American Occupational Therapy Association)
•  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  ARC-PA (Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Loretto, PA

600-acre campus in Loretto (population: 1,384), 20 miles from Altoona and 85 miles from Pittsburgh. Major airport serves Pittsburgh; smaller airport and train serve Altoona; bus serves Ebensburg (five miles).

Saint Francis University
117 Evergreen Drive
Loretto, PA 15940

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
88%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
89%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
6 fraternities 16% of male students
 
7 sororities 18% of female students

Admissions Facts

Application fee $30
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline May 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted
SAT or ACT Required

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Extracurricular activities
Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
State residency

Not Considered

Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Erin McCloskey
Vice President for Enrollment Management
P: 800 457-6300
F: 814 472-3335
admissions@francis.edu

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Varsity Sports

M W
basketball
bowling
cross-country
field hockey
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
water polo

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA, Northeast Conference, Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (Division I)
Mascot
Frankie the Friar
School colors
red and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
American Studies
Arts/Letters
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Cyber Security
Digital Media
Early Childhood Education
Economics
Education
Elementary Education
Engineering
English
English/Communications
Environmental Chemistry
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Studies
Exercise Physiology
Fermentation Science
Finance
Health Care Management
Health Care Studies
Health Science
History
History Secondary Education
Human Resource Management/Industrial Relations
Human Resources
Information Technology Security
International Business/Modern Language
Management
Management Information Systems
Marine Biology
Marketing
Mathematics
Medical Science
Medical Technology
Middle Childhood Education
Molecular Biology
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Petroleum/Natural Gas Engineering
Philosophy
Physical Therapy
Physician Assistant
Physician Assistant Sciences
Podiatric Science
Political Science
Pre-Dentistry
Pre-Engineering
Pre-Environmental Management
Pre-Forestry
Pre-Law
Pre-Medicine
Pre-Optometry
Pre-Pharmacy
Pre-Physician Assistant
Pre-Veterinary Science
Psychology
Public Administration/Government Service
Public Health
Religious Studies
Secondary Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish
Spanish/International Business
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Undergraduate

Not reported

Graduate

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undergraduateFull-time

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undergraduatePart-time

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Transfer Admissions

Not Reported

Transfer applicants accepted

Not Reported

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 3.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

64

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Other
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

75%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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